The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 102 72 95
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +23
Contract jobs citing SOAP 29 44 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.09% 1.95% 0.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.38% 6.70% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £264 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £525 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-17.69% -7.14%
SOAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
662 657 640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.97% 29.10% 26.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 364 343
Average daily rate £325 £300 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £15.00 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -1 23 £325 -5.79% 10
South Yorkshire -17 4 £300 -0.82% 2
North Yorkshire -4 2 £295 -15.71% 1
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP.

1 31 (59.62%) .NET
2 27 (51.92%) Web Services
3 22 (42.31%) C#
3 22 (42.31%) Java
4 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (34.62%) Oracle
6 14 (26.92%) Test Scripting
7 13 (25.00%) WCF
7 13 (25.00%) Test Management
7 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 13 (25.00%) XML
7 13 (25.00%) Ajax
8 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET
8 12 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (23.08%) User Experience
9 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database
9 11 (21.15%) Performance Testing
9 11 (21.15%) HTTP
9 11 (21.15%) SQL
10 10 (19.23%) ODBC
10 10 (19.23%) Statistical Analysis
10 10 (19.23%) REST
11 9 (17.31%) SoapUI
11 9 (17.31%) Performance Management
11 9 (17.31%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (17.31%) Oracle ODI
11 9 (17.31%) Software Engineering
11 9 (17.31%) VB.NET
12 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
12 8 (15.38%) HTML

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.77%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.92%) ArcSDE
4 1 (1.92%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.92%) CMS
4 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.92%) Liferay
4 1 (1.92%) Drupal
4 1 (1.92%) Node.js
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.85%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) HTTP
2 4 (7.69%) CTI
3 3 (5.77%) Internet
4 2 (3.85%) LDAP
5 1 (1.92%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.92%) Intranet
5 1 (1.92%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database
4 9 (17.31%) Oracle BI EE
4 9 (17.31%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (9.62%) MySQL
6 4 (7.69%) MongoDB
6 4 (7.69%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.92%) EDRMS
8 1 (1.92%) Redis
8 1 (1.92%) Riak
8 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) SoapUI
2 8 (15.38%) Selenium
3 6 (11.54%) Visual Studio
4 5 (9.62%) Eclipse
4 5 (9.62%) MSTest
5 4 (7.69%) Subversion
6 3 (5.77%) JUnit
6 3 (5.77%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
6 3 (5.77%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.77%) JProfiler
6 3 (5.77%) WebDriver
7 2 (3.85%) Hudson
7 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.85%) Bazaar
7 2 (3.85%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.92%) Maven
8 1 (1.92%) Ant
8 1 (1.92%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) Tester
3 10 (19.23%) Analyst
3 10 (19.23%) Test Analyst
4 8 (15.38%) Performance Tester
4 8 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Tester
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Automation Tester
7 3 (5.77%) CRM Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 2 (3.85%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.85%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (59.62%) .NET
2 27 (51.92%) Web Services
3 13 (25.00%) WCF
3 13 (25.00%) XML
3 13 (25.00%) Ajax
4 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 10 (19.23%) ODBC
5 10 (19.23%) REST
6 8 (15.38%) HTML
7 5 (9.62%) Spring
7 5 (9.62%) Hibernate
7 5 (9.62%) CSS
8 4 (7.69%) HTML5
8 4 (7.69%) jQuery
8 4 (7.69%) RESTful
8 4 (7.69%) JSP
8 4 (7.69%) J2EE
8 4 (7.69%) LAMP
8 4 (7.69%) JSON
9 3 (5.77%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) User Experience
2 4 (7.69%) IVR
3 3 (5.77%) Ontologies
3 3 (5.77%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.77%) Chemistry
3 3 (5.77%) Open Source
3 3 (5.77%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) GIS
5 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Linux
3 2 (3.85%) AIX
3 2 (3.85%) UNIX
4 1 (1.92%) Android
4 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.92%) Test Scripting
3 13 (25.00%) Test Management
4 11 (21.15%) Performance Testing
5 10 (19.23%) Statistical Analysis
6 9 (17.31%) Performance Management
6 9 (17.31%) Software Engineering
7 7 (13.46%) MVC
7 7 (13.46%) SOA
7 7 (13.46%) ETL
7 7 (13.46%) CRM
8 5 (9.62%) Migration
8 5 (9.62%) OO
9 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
9 4 (7.69%) BDD
9 4 (7.69%) ATDD
9 4 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.77%) Software Testing
10 3 (5.77%) Automated Testing
10 3 (5.77%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 22 (42.31%) C#
1 22 (42.31%) Java
2 11 (21.15%) SQL
3 9 (17.31%) VB.NET
4 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.69%) PHP
6 3 (5.77%) SPARQL
6 3 (5.77%) PHP5
7 2 (3.85%) BeanShell
7 2 (3.85%) Python
8 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) ISEB
1 6 (11.54%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) Oracle
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.85%) Novell
3 2 (3.85%) Sun
3 2 (3.85%) HP
3 2 (3.85%) IBM
3 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.85%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (3.85%) SAP
3 2 (3.85%) Sybase
4 1 (1.92%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.92%) Kofax
4 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.92%) Siebel
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